Pristimantis turumiquirensis (Rivero, 1961)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Craugastoridae > Subfamily: Ceuthomantinae > Genus: Pristimantis > Species: Pristimantis turumiquirensis

Eleutherodactylus turumiquirensis Rivero, 1961, Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool., 126: 57. Holotype: AMNH 22557, by original designation. Type locality: "La Trinidad, Mt. Turumiquire, in cave at 5,500 ft.", Venezuela.

Eleutherodactylus (Eleutherodactylus) turumiquirensisLynch and Duellman, 1997, Univ. Kansas Mus. Nat. Hist. Spec. Publ., 23: 233.

Pristimantis turumiquirensisHeinicke, Duellman, and Hedges, 2007, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, Suppl. Inform., 104: Table 2.

Pristimantis (Pristimantis) turumiquirensisHedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 128.

English Names

Turumiquire Robber Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 80).

Distribution

Known only from the type locality on Mount Turumiquire, in the coastal range, Venezuela, 1830 m elevation.

Comment

In the Eleutherodactylus (Eleutherodactylus) martinicensis series, Eleutherodactylus unistrigatus group according to Lynch and Duellman, 1997, Univ. Kansas Mus. Nat. Hist. Spec. Publ., 23: 233. In the Pristimantis (Pristimantis) unistrigatus species group of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 128. Not assignable to a species group according to Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 128. See map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status (as Eleutherodactylus turumiquirensis) in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 387.

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